2019 Region D/Chicago Golf Course Play & Skills Competition


Event Description:

Volunteer at the Golf Skills Competition and check out the amazing golf abilities of the Chicago athletes! 


Skills options are for athletes with lower ability levels, athletes who are new to the sport, or athletes who have a physical disability that prohibits them from participating in team sports. The Golf Skills being tested are Short Putt, Long Putt, Chip Shot, Pitch Shot, Iron Shot, Wood Shot, and Bunker Shot. Below are brief descriptions of the volunteer responsibilities.  Volunteers are needed to assist at each skills station, officiate the matches, assist officials in each match, and distribute lunch and awards. Below is a brief description of the volunteer job responsibilities.    


Officials:  Responsible for officiating all matches in compliance with Special Olympics rules.   


Official Assistants: Assist the court officials with anything they may need (i.e. scoring, balls, etc.)


Station Supervisor:  Responsible for overseeing the specific skill at the station.


Station Recorder:  Responsible for recording the score of the athlete at the assigned skill.


Station Retriever:  Responsible for gathering all the balls used at the specific station and resetting any necessary equipment. 


Results/Awards: Assist in compiling results and announcing and distributing awards to all athletes. 


Lunch:  Set up lunch area and distribute lunch to all athletes, coaches, and volunteers.  Will assist in monitoring the lunch area and cleaning up when lunch is finished. 



Event Date/Time: Wed, Jul 17, 2019 - 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Volunteers Needed:
Event Meeting Location: Jackson Park

6401 S. Richards Dr.
Chicago, IL 60649

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Event Organizer: Dani Chitwood
Event Category:
Region D / Golf